The RSPCA is appealing for information after a suffering dog was left abandoned in woodland in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
The dog was discovered last week (Wednesday 18 March) in Atkinsons Warren, a large area of woodland in North-West Scunthorpe, at around 5pm. He was found by a dog walker after their pet strayed from the path to a secluded area.
The blue/grey Staffordshire Bull Terrier, named Butch, was emaciated and had been left tied to a tree. His back legs … Continue reading…
A woman from Castleford has been given a suspended prison sentence and disqualified from keeping all animals for life after an RSPCA prosecution.
Victoria Louise Chamberlain (D.O.B 06.09.99) of Moor Road, Featherstone, Pontefract appeared before Leeds Magistrates’ Court last Tuesday (3 December).
She was convicted in her absence of two offences* on Friday 22 November – one of causing unnecessary suffering to Sasha by failing to provide vet treatment and one of causing unnecessary suffering to her by … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog wandered off the metro at Gateshead station alone with a suspected stab wound.
The male brindle and white Staffordshire bull terrier was spotted by staff who called us at around midday on Saturday (12 January).
RSPCA inspector Rowena Proctor said: “The poor boy was crying out, whimpering and clearly in some distress.
“He had a one inch wound to his back, which was infected.
“I took him … Continue reading…
An elderly Staffordshire bull terrier has been found abandoned amid black bags and a towel down a Maesteg lane.
RSPCA Cymru has launched an appeal for information after the lethargic dog was found in a very poor state, struggling to walk, emaciated and with a growth to the body.
A member of the public found the dog at approximately 11.20am on Wednesday (16 May).
RSPCA officers fear the Staffy, who was wearing a leather studded collar, may have been dumped … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog was found wandering around South Shields in a suffering state.
The black and white male dog, thought to be a Staffy/Border collie cross, was found straying near to the shops on Whiteleas Way on Tuesday 20 March and handed to the dog warden.
He is very thin and suffering from the skin condition demodectic mange.
RSPCA Deputy Chief Inspector (DCI) Helen Nedley said: “This poor dog’s spine, hips … Continue reading…